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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 97–100.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Kiebok Yi Shin Dongwon , Donguibogamgwa Dongasia Euihaksa 동의보감과 동아시아 의학사 [ Treasured Mirror of Eastern Medicine and the History of East Asian Medicine ] Paju : Deulnyeok , 2015 . 480 pp. ₩35,000 . Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 The Treasured...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 429–433.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Golden Mirror of Medical Learning published in 1742 and the Complete Books of the Four Treasuries a few decades later. However, as Wu Yi-li mentions, the Golden Mirror was explicitly compiled to rectify incorrect medical practices within the entire empire, and as such, it ought to have been...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 107–110.
Published: 01 November 2014
... powerful set of forces for lobbying activities, both professional and economic. There is great diversity within this cluster of interests, although this sometimes gets overlooked, given the complicated relationship with biomedicine. Presumably, this brief account does not necessarily mirror the same...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 117–121.
Published: 01 March 2011
..., software, organizational forms) have no meaning or value without active users” (2003: 23). Suzuki Noriko and Chien-ming Yu show us women in modern Japan and China how to be enthusiastic participants in “body reform.” Noriko's research, “Beauties in the Mirror: Changes in Beauty Consciousness as Seen in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 137–141.
Published: 01 March 2019
... conceiving technoscience and ways of doing STS. Thus, to repeat, universalizing understandings of science and technology are supposed to be mirrored in universalizing enactments of STS, while softening or localizing approaches are assumed to lead to enactments more attuned to difference. The clearest...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 347–362.
Published: 01 April 2014
... extension of the method of the celestial element and can be applied to questions of at most four unknowns. Nam Pyŏng-Gil wrote in the 1860s a text named Detailed Explanation for the Calculations of the Jade Mirror ( Oggam secho sanghae 玉鑑細艸詳解). 19 This text gives explanations and commentaries for Luo...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 147–150.
Published: 01 March 2008
... landscape was perceived in society. Pictorial illustrations from Tokyo Puck , a major popular magazine known for its satirical cartoons (pp. 126 and 144), serve as amusing yet powerful examples. The Navy's political efforts underlay its growing influence within the Japanese parliament, mirroring the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 January 2015) 9 (2): 225–227.
Published: 01 January 2015
..., as Miller believes, animals remind us of the impossible separation of humanity from the natural world, then this book may serve as a much-needed mirror held up to our own beastliness. ...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 January 2015) 9 (2): 229–231.
Published: 01 January 2015
... comes at the price of being yoked to foreign technology and expertise and can be seen as an extension of the mentality of escalation that defined the Cold War. Indonesia's embrace of nuclear energy mirrors that of other Southeast Asian countries, which could lead to similar increases in expenditures and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 467–486.
Published: 01 September 2013
... the famous diviner Kasa Tragpa (Kha tsha skra pa); he was well known for his skills at divination using a mirror, which is known as trabab ( pra phabs ) in Tibetan. Persons wishing to know the answers to their questions first formulate the question clearly in their mind and then blow into barley...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 355–378.
Published: 01 September 2012
... used the data collected by two Western scholars, noted as Kurii-keru and Shenku , without the dates of their publications. Analyzing their report on the vertebrae (head, neck, chest, abdomen, lower back, right and left shoulders), Mishima held that Japanese dorsal distortions mirrored the European...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 315–319.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., Julián Pacho, and Ulrich Wenzel focus on ancient Greek thinking on the natural world, retracing the ontology of the Greek world image and analyzing the concept of causality in Aristotle and Aristotelian tradition. John Henderson mirrors this in his analysis of the birth of Chinese cosmological thinking...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 179–183.
Published: 01 June 2010
... is significant not only for the study of science and technology in the modern society but for the study of those in East Asian society and culture as well. We also hope that this will facilitate a cross-fertilizing of the two fields: history of science and STS. These studies can be used as a mirror...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 363–366.
Published: 01 June 2010
... challenge of Western competition by relying on indigenous textual resources. Far from resigning themselves to changes imposed from without, doctors aggressively sought solutions and suggested alternatives. Among the treatises to which they returned were Hŏ Chun's ( Precious Mirror of Eastern Medicine , 1610...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 311–315.
Published: 01 June 2013
... similarity to the male body. “Men's and women's illnesses are essentially the same,” said the famous Ming dynasty physician Zhang Jiebin 張介賓 (1563–1640); the comment was routinely repeated and occurs in the imperial compilation Yi zong jin jian 醫宗金鑒 ( The Golden Mirror of Orthodox Lineage of Medicine...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 267–274.
Published: 01 June 2012
...). Japan Tsunami Fuels Jaitapur Protest. Pune Mirror, 18 March ( http://www.punemirror.in/index.aspx?page = article&sectid = 2&contentid = 2011031820110318013540552eae37ca7 , accessed 29 March 2012) . Jain, Neeraj (n.d.). Nuclear Energy: Technology from Hell ( http...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 573–579.
Published: 01 December 2011
... cause, navy doctors and even several lower-level army physicians maintained that the disease was diet-related. Based on this belief, they modified the white rice rations to include barley and bread. On the surface level, the debate mirrored similar battles in Europe, fought between bacteriologists and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Singapore is thus mirrored in the social scientists and humanities scholars who study biomedicine here and in the larger region. The project that the articles in this issue are part of has three distinct but interrelated foci. One is “Global Bioscience in Asia”: Asian biopoleis as conduits for...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 385–390.
Published: 01 September 2017
... English parlance the noun water serves as metaphor for many transformations and relationships. It quenches thirst, is thinner than blood, reflects like a mirror, shape-shifts into ice or steam, flows under bridges, keeps fish alive but drowns humans, may be clear or murky. . . . But for the purposes of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 525–543.
Published: 01 December 2008
... played by performance arts subcultures in disseminating the art; interestingly, this was mirrored in the USA in the work of dancer Sophia Delza Glassgold (1904–1996) who opened a taijiquan school in New York in 1954. 21 21 Delza had trained in Chinese theatrical dance in Shanghai in the 1940s...